GEN ST 199
Introduces students to various aspects of the University of Washington community. Includes exploration of university resources and opportunities, and academically related skill development. Credit/no-credit only. Offered: A.
Students can expect to make valuable friendships with their classmates through constant interaction and sharing of ideas. Through exploration of the career and study options available at the University of Washington students will leave this class with a better grasp on their futures.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Lots of class discussion, brainstorming, and sharing of ideas. Homework almost every night, with web assignments due at periodic intervals.
Come ready to learn and have fun! In order to prepare for GEN ST 199 students must have a working knowledge of word processing and should be able to express themselves and their ideas clearly.
Class assignments and grading
Occasional in-depth study of assigned topics. Some assignments may consist of bringing in a visual aids or reporting on going on an excursion. Most assignments will be web-based and submitted electronically via the UW Porfolio.
Grades are based on turning in every single assignment, participating in class discussion, and SHOWING UP FOR CLASS.